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Man who assaulted Bobrisky needs nearly ₦1 million to fix his car and phone
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Man who assaulted Bobrisky needs nearly ₦1 million to fix his car and phone

Popular Nigerian cross dresser, Bobrisky has given an update on the man who assaulted him yesterday after bashing his new Range Rover. According to Bobrisky, the man is still in police custody and needs a sum of ₦920,000 to repair his car and also replace […]

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Last month, Comcast began offering its internet-only customers a streaming TV box for free. The problem is, to get the device, called Flex, customers must rent the provider’s xFi Gateway modem/router combo, which runs $13 per month. Those who have their own networking solutions have […]

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Man Has Toothpick Removed From Inside His Heart After Swallowing It While Drinking

Man Has Toothpick Removed From Inside His Heart After Swallowing It While Drinking

A 29-year-old Chinese man can consider himself lucky to be alive after doctors removed a wooden toothpick stuck in the right atrium of his heart.

The man, known only by his surname, Zhou, underwent an open-heart operation on January 9, at a hospital in Nanning, southern China’s Guangxi Province, to have an excessive growth removed from his heart. He had been suffering from poor health, including constant lung inflammation and high fever, for about four years, and had spent a small fortune ($30,000) on medical care, but doctors had been unable to properly treat his illness. Some doctors claimed he had sepsis while others said he suffered from leukemia, but during his recent heart operation, surgeons discovered that the cause of his health problems was a simple toothpick.

Zhou on his sick bed

Surgeons in Nanning were shocked to find a 2.4-inch (6 centimeters) stuck in the right atrium of Zhou’s heart, after opening him up to remove the excessive growth that showed up during his examination. Although the exact circumstance in which the pointy toothpick found its way into the man’s heart is unknown, doctors believe it had been accidentally drawn into his air passage, pierced the wall of his right lung and got lodged into his heart.

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Man who assaulted Bobrisky needs nearly ₦1 million to fix his car and phone
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